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If they can get there, that is. According to SNY Why Guys, in the red zone:
Eagles defense is 30th, allowing TDs about two-thirds of the time. Jets offense is No. 1 at 71.4%, 11-for-11 in their last three games and the NFL’s best since the 2007 Patriots (who went unbeaten and were 72%).
Sanchez is throwing TDs on 29% of his red zone passes versus 12% last year, plus he has five rushing scores that tie with Shonn Greene for the team lead.
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Maybin’s emergence has not gone unnoticed by Football Outsiders, which compiled a list yesterday of some of the unexpected players sending quarterbacks to the sidelines shivering in fear:
In two seasons with the Bills, first-round pick Aaron Maybin never recorded a sack. If you’re drafted for your pass-rushing skills, that’s a pretty good sign that you’re a bust.
Rex Ryan talking to the media after the Jets loss in Philadelphia.
It’s hard enough to stop Michael Vick and the Philadelphia Eagles when they don’t know what coverage you are playing.
According to New York Jets Safety Eric Smith, the Eagles knew exactly what defensive coverages the team was playing before the … [visit site to read more]
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Bad news for the Jets tonight, Joe McKnight might have a separated shoulder, which he suffered during the Eagles game.
Per Dennis Waszak of the AP.
A person with knowledge of the injury says New York Jets running back/kickoff returner Joe McKnight has a separated right shoulder.
The person, who spoke on condition of anonymity because the team has not announced the injury, says McKnight...
If the 45-19 drubbing Philadelphia gave the Jets wasn’t enough, a few key offensive players may have been hurt during the game.
According to Jane McManus, Joe McKnight, Matt Slauson, and Shonn Greene were all seen entering the x-ray room after the loss to the Eagles. McKnight, who wasn’t seen for most of the game, may have reinjured his hyperextended elbow. Shonn Greene was apparently...
SNY.tv’s Ted Berg and I talk about Gang Green’s rough loss to the Eagles.
The wild swings that highlighted Jets cornerback Antonio Cromartie’s performances early in the season have settled in recent weeks, and Rex Ryan believes there is a simple reason for the newfound steadiness.
Team captain plays large role in defeat
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Jets receiver Santonio Holmes had a terrible game in Sunday’s blowout loss to the Eagles. His first-quarter fumble set up Philadelphia’s first touchdown, and a pass bounced out of his hands and into the hands of Philadelphia’s Asante Samuel, setting up the Eagles’ second touchdown. To top it all off, even when Holmes finally made…
PHILADELPHIA — The Jets look like a Super Bowl contender right now about as much as Rosie O’Donnell looks like a threat for the Miss America crown.
Rex Ryan’s crew delivered an embarrassing performance yesterday, losing an ugly 45-19 game to the Eagles to end their three-game winning streak...
Here are the highlights from yesterday’s New York Jets loss to the Philadelphia Eagles.
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Both the Jets and Giants suffered two terrible let-down losses that put their respective playoff fates in serious jeopardy. Having said that, the football gods showed us some mercy as the Jets, by some minor miracle are still in control of their playoff destiny. Most people acknowledged that the Eagles were a match-up nightmare for the Jets given their team speed and despite how...